How can I clear a CRC error from my external HD that is denying me access? Tags: Hard Drives Storage HD Last response: February 17, 2013 4:03 PM in Storage Share dansr1999 February 17, 2013 3:42:34 PM Hello, how can I clear a CRC error from my external HD that is denying me access? I use it for storage only. More about : clear crc error external denying access anonymous1 a b G Storage February 17, 2013 4:03:42 PM That is a bad sign. do you have very inportant data on it? I would start with trying a scan disk. if that fails I would be thinking of deleting the partition repartitiong and formatting it before throwing it out. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumCRC Error in External HDD ForumCrc error external hard drive ForumExternal hd : access denied, just explore ForumWinrar issues massive CRC errors ForumDMA CRC Error Count is very high. Sata controller failing? ForumCRC problem, external hard drive ForumSecondary Hard Drive Problem [pio4, crc errors] ForumOk i did something to my hd ... it reads errors when trying to access c drive ina ForumAccess Denied/Can't view files and can't delete them either HELP! ForumCRC errors on a USB harddisk ForumAccess denied to HDD from windows XP computer ForumExternal Data Loss.. lost at how to recover ForumHow do I move from HDD to SSD ForumDell Inspiron HDD error code 0146 despite replacing HDD ForumExternal USB Hard Drive won't show up Forumrecover formatted data from external hard disk ForumHow to remove write protection in pendrive ForumI cant watch videos from my external hard drive on my laptop ForumCan't Access Files ForumWD Elements 1TB External no power? URGENT! More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !